David R. Woods

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David R. Woods

David R. Woods David R. Woods, Sr., 88, of Hadley, passed away on Dec. 1, 2018, at his home surrounded by his loving family.
David was born in Hendersonville on Dec. 9, 1929, to the late John P. and Edna Ramsdale Woods.
He worked at Cooper-Bessemer in Grove City, retiring after 30-plus years. After his retirement, he worked for 20-plus years at Karns Produce Farmers Market. David proudly served his country in the United States Navy during the Korean Conflict.
David married his beloved wife, Beula B. Beach, on June 6, 1950. She survives at home.
David enjoyed playing guitar and singing and was an avid Pittsburgh Pirates and Steelers fan. He would go camping every summer with his family and enjoyed fishing. He was quite the handyman and could fix anything. Above all else, he loved his family, never missing a chance to spend time with them.
In addition to his wife, David is survived by his son, David R. "Skip" Woods Jr. and wife, Carolee, of Sandy Lake; daughters, Bonnie Karns of Franklin, Becky Gilliland and husband, Todd, of Hadley, and Bobbi Judy and husband, Don, of Franklin; grandchildren, Connie (Tom) Karns, Wendy Wentling (Dan Hittle), Michael (LeAnn) Woods, Jason (Mikal) Pastuch, Sarah (Oren) Baughman, Nate Witherow, Cassie (Jason) Gadsby, Kylie Judy and Ally Judy; 14 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by an infant great-great granddaughter; sisters, Mary Aylesworth, Blanche Osborne, and Sara Warner; brothers Claude, Charles, Joseph, Pete, Walter, George and Frank Woods; and a son-in-law, John Karns.
Memorials may be made in David's name to the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, TX 75231.

David R. Sr., 88, of Hadley.
Calling hours: None, as per David's wishes. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.BlackFuneralHomes.net.
Service: None.
Burial: A private interment will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to BLACK FUNERAL HOMES, 99 Franklin St., Stoneboro (and Sandy Lake).
Published on December 2, 2018
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